Helen Mirren gave away 500 cinema tickets to Salento children

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Helen Mirren gave away five hundred free ticketsgone sold out in minutesto the children and families of Tiggiano and Tricase, in Pugliato attend the screening of Shazam! Fury of the godsthe film about the DC Comics superhero Shazam directed by David F. Sandberg and in which the British actress plays the role of the villain Hespera. Mirren, winner of the 2007 Academy Award for Best Actress for The Queen – The queen by Stephen Frears, and her husband, director Taylor Hackford, are now at home in Salento: in Tiggiano they bought a farmhouse, while in Tricase they created the Farmacia Balboa bar. Mirren has also supported the campaign to save olive trees from xylella with Instagram posts of her collecting waste from the countryside and attending several local festivals and celebrations. On March 18, thanks to the generosity of the actress, the Modern Cinema of Tricase will make available five hundred seatsdivided in half between the two lucky countries, for children, parents and grandparents, and will reserve some thirty more to disabled people. The screening will also include thegadget mining on the film and a consummation for each viewer. An unforgettable experience for the public, which could perhaps be joined by Mirren herself, even if it is not certain whether the actress will be in Salento and free from work and promotional commitments.